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GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies

GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations liesWASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator who had expressed concerns about Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt mounted an outspoken defense of him Wednesday after a face-to-face meeting, calling ethics allegations against Pruitt "outrageous lies."



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Trump Defends Immigration Policies As Backlash Grows

Trump Defends Immigration Policies As Backlash GrowsPresident Donald Trump is standing by his administration's highly



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DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Defends Separation Of Families At The Border

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Defends Separation Of Families At The BorderHomeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen stuck to talking points on Monday



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Trump defends North Korea summit, trashes media: 'We got so much for peace in the world'

Trump defends North Korea summit, trashes media: 'We got so much for peace in the world'Sunday morning, President Trump repeatedly defended the North Korea summit and accused the press of not giving him the credit he deserves for trying to bring more stability to the Korean peninsula.



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White House defends border separations: 'It's biblical to enforce the law'

White House defends border separations: 'It's biblical to enforce the law'The White House cited a nonexistent law and the Bible to defend the government’s controversial policy of separating undocumented immigrant parents from their children upon their arrest at the U.S. border with Mexico.



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Anti-Kremlin journalist defends faking own murder

Anti-Kremlin journalist defends faking own murderRussian journalist Arkady Babchenko on Thursday defended faking his own murder with the cooperation of the Ukrainian security services, after the shock operation was criticised by fellow reporters. Kiev has come under fire after it admitted staging the killing in a bid to foil what it said was a real assassination plot by Moscow against the anti-Kremlin journalist. Babchenko made a scarcely credible reappearance at a press conference in Kiev on Wednesday, more than 12 hours after the Ukrainian authorities reported he had been shot dead at his home in a contract-style killing.



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Mary Kay Letourneau Defends Relationship With Vili Fualaau in New Documentary

Mary Kay Letourneau Defends Relationship With Vili Fualaau in New DocumentaryThe former teacher was jailed for her relationship with her then-sixth grade student, Vili Fualaau.



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Homeland Security boss defends separating immigrant families

Homeland Security boss defends separating immigrant familiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Department of Homeland Security defended the Trump administration's practice of separating children from parents when the family is being prosecuted for entering the U.S. illegally, telling a Senate committee Tuesday that removing children from parents facing criminal charges happens "in the United States every day."



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Fox News Judicial Analyst Defends Timeline Of Mueller's Probe

Fox News Judicial Analyst Defends Timeline Of Mueller's ProbeDuring a Fox News segment on various calls for special counsel Robert Mueller



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Fox Business Guest Defends Torture: It Worked On John McCain

Fox Business Guest Defends Torture: It Worked On John McCainA guest on Fox Business Network touted torture as an effective way to extract



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